Marilyn Freeman is currently the chief strategy officer for Attucks Asset Management LLC, a firm based in Chicago and founded in 2001. The firm specializes in identifying, researching, and building teams of diverse investment talent for its institutional clients, focused on long – only strategies. Freeman was previously a founding partner of Capital Prospects LLC, also a manager – of – emerging – managers firm, which merged with Attucks in January 2020. Prior to the establishment of Capital Prospects as a multiple – manager LLC in 2002, Freeman spent a 24 – plus year career at Northern Trust Global Advisors Inc. and its predecessor firms, RCB International Inc. and Rogers, Casey & Barksdale Inc. She has a B.A. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and a n M.B.A. from the University of Connecticut. She is a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international business honor society. She is also a longstanding member of the Greenwich Roundtable, a nonprofit research and educational organization in the alternatives space.